Parathesis
Parathesis Pa*rath"e*sis, n.; pl. {Paratheses}. [NL., from Gr. ? a putting beside, from ? to put beside.] [1913 Webster] 1. (Gram.) The placing of two or more nouns in the same case; apposition. [1913 Webster]

2. (Rhet.) A parenthetical notice, usually of matter to be afterward expanded. --Smart. [1913 Webster]

3. (Print.) The matter contained within brackets. [1913 Webster]

4. (Eccl.) A commendatory prayer. --Shipley. [1913 Webster]


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